Gary L. Richard

Gary L. Richard
April 6, 1959-April 17, 2013
LaPAZ — Gary L. Richard, 54, of Plymouth passed away at 6:02 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, 2013 as the result of injuries from an automobile accident. He was born April 6, 1959 in Lakeville to the late Earl L. and Julia E. (Shirley) Richard.
Gary is survived by his daughter, Samantha Richard of LaPaz; son, Chad Richard of LaPaz; mother of his children and best friend, Sally Richard of LaPaz; sister, Terri Lee of Plymouth and two brothers, Randy Richard of Goshen and Mark Richard of New Carlisle. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Melinda Blair.
He was a lifelong resident. He worked at South Bend Industrial Metal Stamping.
Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m., Monday, April 22, 2013 in the Palmer Funeral Home, 314 S. Michigan St., Lakeville. Graveside services and burial will follow in Southlawn Cemetery, South Bend. Friends may visit with the family from 10 a.m. -12 p.m. Monday in the funeral home.
Contributions in memory of Gary L. Richard may be offered to the American Cancer Society, 130 Red Coach Drive, Mishawaka, IN 46545. Online condolences may be sent to